Controls and Controllers

Siemens Hands over Shuweihat S3 Combined-cycle Power Plant in Abu Dhabi

• Installed electrical capacity of 1600 megawatts • Power to help accommodate increasing population and industrial growth Siemens, together with its Korean consortium partner Daewoo Engineering Construction Co. handed over into commercial operation the Shuweihat S3 combined cycle power plant (CCPP) in the emirate of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The owner is Shuweihat Asia Power Company...

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Partnering in Success, Ipsen Performs Challenging Installation for Mercedes-Benz
Furnaces

Partnering in Success, Ipsen Performs Challenging Installation for Mercedes-Benz

CHERRY VALLEY, IL – Companies all have unique needs and situations; in the case of Mercedes-Benz, they not only needed a furnace for the thermal processing of gearbox parts, crown wheels and drive pinion wheels, but they also needed the entire system to be installed in a limited space. In an effort to solve this challenge, Ipsen created and delivered a special atmosphere heat-treating three-row...

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SisTech Installs Ersa's Ecoselect 2 and HotFlow 3
Ovens

SisTech Installs Ersa's Ecoselect 2 and HotFlow 3

Plymouth, WI -- Kurtz Ersa North America, a leading supplier of electronics production equipment, is pleased to announce that SisTech Manufacturing has purchased an Ecoselect 2 Selective Soldering system and a HOTFLOW 3 Reflow oven. This marks SisTech’s sixth installed Ersa machine needed to keep up with the exponential growth it has experienced. The ECOSELECT 2 uses the same successful and...

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Heating System withstands continuous flexing.
Heaters

Heating System withstands continuous flexing.

Typically manufactured using multi-stranded, insulated corrosion-resistant wire, UltraFlex Heater can be designed in wide range of shapes and sizes. Unit has maximum operatingÂ- temperature of 302°F and is available in sizes up to 28 x 44 in. with 15 W/in.² maximum watt density. Applicable to multiple flexing applications, UltraFlex can be molded to best fit final product as...

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Ovens

Davron Wins Contract for Indexing Conveyor Oven for Tier 1 Automotive Supplier

(Chattanooga, Tenn.)Â- – Davron Technologies, Inc. has been selected by a global manufacturer of automotive safety components to design and manufacture an indexing conveyor oven. The customer chose Davron for the project because of the industrial oven solutions provider’s expertise with building indexing conveyor ovens for the automotive industry, as well as its ability to provide a...

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Condensers (Heat Transfer)

GE Enables More Wind on New England's Transmission Network

• First Wind’s Oakfield Wind Project to Generate 148 MW; Enough to Power 50K Homes • GE’s Synchronous Condenser Solution to Improve Power Stability • GE’s Energy Consulting Team Provides Custom Analysis and Tailored Solutions PARISÂ- – While the integration of wind energy continues to have broad public policy support, consumers are playing a larger role to ensure their...

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Foams

Stiff Foam Boards serve automotive and packaging applications.

Produced at densities from 200–600 kg/mÂ-³ and in thicknesses from 1–5 mm, Alveocel LP F helps reduce weight in automotive and packaging industries. This version of closed-cell PP foam offers thermal insulation properties, is heat resistant up to 140°C, does not absorb water, and is 100% recyclable. Closed cell structure minimizes surface area for catching dirt, and cut...

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Transformers

ABB to Present Breakthrough Power Technologies at Cigré Event in Paris

Focus on technology launches and innovations to shape a stronger, smarter and greener grid Zurich, Switzerland –Â- ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, will present some of its leading-edge power technologies at the Cigré conference in Paris from August 25- 29, 2014. This is a biennial event and a leading global platform for power experts, representatives and...

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Furnaces

Automotive Powertrain Supplier to Install AFC-Holcroft Stress Relief Furnace in Turkey

A major international supplier of vehicle powertrains has purchased a stress relief furnace from AFC-Holcroft, for a manufacturing facility in located in Turkey. The equipment, a belt type recirculating nitrogen atmosphere stress relief furnace, is designed to stress relieve engine components. This new furnace is part of a complete manufacturing line, which includes automatic loading and...

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Foams

Icynene Spray Foam Receives 3 Major Industry Awards

Mississauga, ON - The US building industry continues to acknowledge Icynene's product innovation as Professional Builder, Professional Remodeler and Executive Home Builder magazine award the spray foam manufacturer for its latest open and closed cell spray foam products. Icynene Classic Max™ (an open-cell, ignition barrier free spray foam) was selected as one of the 100 Best New Products...

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